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Former Miss Trinidad In Sex Tape Scandal

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Nov. 18, 2009: Miss Trinidad and Tobago 2008 is making the headlines after a sex tape she made was stolen. Anya Ayoung-Chee reportedly made a sex tape that involved Wyatt Gallery  and another woman in a menage a trois. But the video was swiped from Gallery`s  laptop when he took it to a Trinidad computer ...

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Suriname Elected Vice Chair Of Inter-American Drug Abuse Commission

CaribWorldNews, MIAMI, FL, Thurs. Nov. 19, 2009: The CARICOM nation of Suriname has assumed the vice presidency of the Inter-American Drug Abuse Control Commission of the Organization of American States. The election took place on Wednesday on the first day of the Forty-Sixth Regular Session of the CICAD (CICAD 46) in Miami.Chandrikapersad Santokhi, Suriname Minister of Justice and Police, assumed ...

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Assets Of Former Caribbean Bank Owner On The Auction Block

CaribWorldNews, RALEIGH, N.C., Thurs. Nov. 19, 2009: Assets worth nearly $70 million of a former Caribbean banker accused of ripping off more than 375 investors, hit the auction block Wednesday. The cars, art, jewels and wine fine of the missing 58-year-old William Wise of the Caribbean-based Millennium Bank have been ordered auctioned in a move to recoup some money to ...

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Jamaica`s Bond Rating Now Highly Speculative

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Nov. 19, 2009: Jamaica`s bond rating was yesterday cut by ratings agency Moody`s Investors Service. The action pushed the Caribbean nation`s ratings into the highly speculative territory rank even as it continues to cope with a high debt load in a tough global economic market. Moody`s lowered Jamaica`s local and foreign currency bond ratings down ...

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`New Castro, Same Cuba` Says Top Rights Group

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Nov. 19, 2009: Fidel Castro may no longer be the President of Cuba but his brother is essentially continuing the same trend of human rights repression, a top global organization said Wednesday. Human Rights Watch, in a 123-page report, claims that the Raúl Castro government has relied in particular on the Criminal Code offense of ...

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Alliance Of Small Island States Rejects Calls For Real Engagement

By Michel Bascombe CaribWorldNews, COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Weds. Nov. 18, 2009:  The Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS) and Least Developed Countries (LDCs) on Tuesday rejected calls by some world leaders, including the biggest polluters, to stall a legally binding outcome at next month`s United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 15) in Copenhagen. The grouping of most vulnerable states instead maintained ...

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Threat To Suriname Reporter A Concern Of Reporters Without Borders

CaribWorldNews, LONDON, England, Weds. Nov. 18, 2009: Top media rights group, Reporters Without Borders, has expressed concern over telephone threats allegedly received by a Surinamese reporter. Reporter Ivan Cairo of the Paramaribo-based daily De Ware Tijd allegedly received threats on November 7th in connection with several articles he has written about the unexplained disappearance of 90 kg of cocaine from ...

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Caribbean Students MIA From Top International Students List

CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. Nov. 18, 2009: Few Caribbean students are studying in the U.S., according to the latest Open Doors survey, which analyses foreign students in the United States. The survey, which is published by the Institute of International Education with support from the U.S. Department of State`s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs found that while Brazil, Mexico ...

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Trinidad & Tobago Makes Corruption Report

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Nov. 18, 2009: The oil rich nation of Trinidad & Tobago is the lone Caribbean country to make the 2009 Corruption report. The Global Corruption Report 2009: Corruption and the Private Sector, released Tuesday, November 17, 2009 ranked T&T 72nd out of 180 on the most corrupt scale for the past year. The analysis by ...

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USS Wasp To Anchor Off The Coast Of Jamaica

CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Weds. Nov.18, 2009: The multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS WASP will anchor off the coast of Jamaica tomorrow. The ship, according to a US Embassy statement, will anchor off Ocho Rios, Jamaica from November 19  to the 20, 2009.   While in Jamaica sailors and Marines from the USS WASP are set to deliver books and computers as ...

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